Voter registration deadline approaches

From Staff Reports

Saturday is the last day for unregistered voters in Choctaw County to qualify for voting in the August primary elections.

All Choctaw County offices will be closed Friday in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

The Democratic … Read more

Correction – 07/01/15

In the article entitled “School board holds budget hearing” in the June 24 edition of The Choctaw Plaindealer, it states that the date of the next meeting for the Choctaw County School Board is July 7. The correct date of … Read more

Jail docket – 07/1/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s department filed 153 miscellaneous incident reports and 18 incident offense reports in the last two weeks.

6/20/15 Jamie L. Cooper, w/f, 2/04/82, APD: failure to appear… Read more

Letter to editor – 7/1/15

A thank you

Choctaw County Animal Shelter held a hamburger plate fundraiser on June 19. We raised $1600 in plate sales, silent auction items and donations. Every item used for the fundraiser was donated. The shelter had absolutely no expenses. … Read more

Sixteen HCC athletes honored by NJCAA for academic excellence

From school reports

Sixteen Holmes Community College athletes were among this recognized as recipients of the 2014-15 NJCAA Academy Student-Athlete Awards last week.

During the 2014-15 academic year, the NJCAA saw 58,531 student-athletes compete on 3,461 teams in 28 different … Read more